West Wallsend High School

We learn for life

Telephone02 4953 2111



Mr Mark Milat



Science is mandatory for all students from Year 7 to Year 10.

Science 7-10 provides a way of inquiring about the world around us. It explores evidence and investigates ways to discover, develop and produce solutions to real-world problems. Science emphasises the skills for working scientifically, as well as critical and creative thinking to address scientific issues.

In Years 11 and 12, students can choose from different science disciplines, including:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Environmental Science
  • Investigating Science
  • Physics.

In Year 12, students who are studying at least one other science subject may also choose to study Science Extension.

Staff members

Mr Milat - Head Teacher

Mr Riley

Ms Goodwin

Mr Ballardie

Mrs Dawkins

Ms Worth

Ms Adamo